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Robert Higden

1958-04-13 Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Robert Higden is a Canadian actor best known for his portrayal of the absent-minded vice-principal, Mr. Noseworthy, on the popular YTV series Radio Active. He has appeared in over 30 feature films including: The Reagans opposite Judy Davis, Battlefield Earth opposite John Travolta, Gleason opposite Brad Garrett, The Human Stain opposite Gary Sinise, and Taking Lives, opposite Angelina Jolie. As a founding member of Montreal’s On the Spot, Robert has been performing improv for well over a decade. He was even chosen to compete on the Montreal team in the Just For Laughs Improv Tournament for several years running. As a director, he has received a Gemini nomination for his work on the CBC series Edible Incredible, as well as a Canadian Comedy Award nomination for his work on Radio Active. (He often stage directed episodes he wasn’t in.) As for writing, much of Robert’s work has been for sketch comedy shows and for his own stand up routines, but he has also written for TV, and has 4 feature length screenplays under his belt, which he is currently shopping around. And of course, he continues to make his own films which have won him best short in the Actra shorts festival two years in a row, and best film in ASM’s 48 Hour Film Festival, 3 out of the 6 times he has entered.


French Exit Mr. Baker 2021-02-12
My Salinger Year Bookkeeper 2020-02-20
It Must Be Heaven Policeman #2 2019-12-04
mother! Drunkard 2017-09-13
Monsieur Pug Monsieur Pug (voice) 2014-09-19
The Legend of Sarila Arlok (voice) 2013-02-21
Upside Down Amnesiac 2012-09-27
The High Cost of Living Urban Husband 2011-05-13
Lick 2010-12-12
Dead Like Me: Life After Death Veterinarian 2009-02-17
WarGames: The Dead Code Mr. Baron 2008-07-29
Swamp Devil Jones 2008-07-04
Black Swarm Father Francis 2007-12-07
Si j'étais toi Waiter 2007-10-10
Fatal Trust Skip 2006-12-07
Bad Apple Tuckman's Guard 2004-02-16
Student Seduction Mr. Fiske 2003-05-05
The Human Stain Jeff Silk 2003-10-29
Savage Messiah Grocery Store Owner / Clerk 2002-04-26
Jack & Ella Ted 2002-06-01
Dead Awake Polygraph Technician 2001-11-06
Wilder NRC Official 2000-11-01
Quand je serai parti... vous vivrez encore Foule (tribunal) 1999-03-13
Shadow of the Bear Joe 1997-10-01
Hysteria Man at piano bar 1997-10-01
Vanished Unemployed Man (uncredited) 1995-04-02
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Writer #3 1994-09-07
Love & Human Remains The Editor 1994-07-22
Salt on Our Skin Souvenir Salesman 1992-09-17